Canadian History Dictionary Hutcheson Major
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's secretary, 108, 110, ...
Carheil Etienne De
A Breton, of noble birth. Came to Canada as a
Cayet Victor Palma
(Samuel de Champlain era) His work on French navigation, 15.
(Lord Dorchester era) Their objections to the Quebec Act, 70. (...
Raudot Antoine-denis 1679-1737 Son Of Jacques Raudot Filled The
office of inspector-general of the navy at Dunkirk, before comi...
Established at Kingston. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hinc...
See Aubert de la Chesnaye.
Punshon William Morley 1824-1881 Born In England Engaged For A
time in the timber business with his father; joined the Methodi...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Hay Bay, 167.
(Sir James Douglas era) Methodist missionary--arrives, 1862, 27...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, sails for France, 141; goes...
Dunmore John Murray Earl Of 1732-1809 Royal Governor Of Virginia
appointed 1771. Returned to England after the Revolutionary War...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
(John Graves Simcoe era) A prevailing vice in Upper Canada, 71,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings word of impending attack on left ...
Le Brun De Duplessis Jean-baptiste
Born at Corbie, in Picardy, about
1730. Came to Canada about 1...
Saumarez Sir Thomas
(General Brock era) His letter to Brock from Halifax, 223.
Upper Canada Gazette
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Official organ of the house, 38, 1...
Cote Ste Genevieve
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Slope to the north of Plains of Abraham,...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor of Hudson's Ba...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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